Drink Trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/taxonomy/term/6595/more en Menu Moves: More concepts pair coffee with alcohol http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol <div class="field-deck"> Just as brewmasters are experimenting with hints of coffee in their beer, cafés and coffee shops are adding alcohol to the menu. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Just as brewmasters are experimenting with hints of coffee in their beer, cafes and coffee shops are adding alcohol to the menu.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-more-concepts-pair-coffee-alcohol#comments Food Trends Drink Trends New Restaurant Concepts Wed, 20 May 2015 16:00:00 +0000 42961 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Menu Moves: ‘Water served upon request’ rising in popularity http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity <div class="field-deck"> California’s water shortage is forcing restaurants across the state to make adjustments. Here are some tips for conserving. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">California’s water shortage is forcing restaurants across the state to make adjustments. Here are some tips for conserving.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/sustainability/menu-moves-water-served-upon-request-rising-popularity#comments Management Tips Drink Trends Sustainability Wed, 13 May 2015 14:30:00 +0000 42821 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: 7 midyear restaurant trends http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends <div class="field-deck"> How Hispanics, Millennials, smoky flavors, technology and other factors are influencing foodservice. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">How Hispanics, Millennials, smoky flavors, technology and other factors are influencing foodservice.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/consumer-trends/trendinista-7-midyear-restaurant-trends#comments Food Trends Drink Trends Consumer Trends Fri, 08 May 2015 10:29:00 +0000 42811 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Tips to craft a winning wine list http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/tips-craft-winning-wine-list <div class="field-deck"> Ace sommeliers say your wine program will be more profitable and popular when these seven styles aren’t part of it. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Ace sommeliers say your wine program will be more profitable and popular when these seven styles aren’t part of it.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/tips-craft-winning-wine-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/tips-craft-winning-wine-list#comments Drink Trends Wed, 06 May 2015 12:47:00 +0000 42731 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Lally Brennan on eye openers, cocktail ice and 25-cent martinis http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/lally-brennan-eye-openers-cocktail-ice-and-25-cent-martinis <div class="node-body video-body">The chic New Orleans cocktail queen embodies her restaurants—uniquely elegant and inviting at the same time.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/lally-brennan-eye-openers-cocktail-ice-and-25-cent-martinis" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/video/lally-brennan-eye-openers-cocktail-ice-and-25-cent-martinis#comments Owner Interviews Beverage Recipes Drink Trends Video Mon, 04 May 2015 09:54:00 +0000 42471 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Menu Moves: Add name-brand reds to your wine list http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-add-name-brand-reds-your-wine-list <div class="field-deck"> Restaurant wine sales should trend up this year, with customers ordering brands and labels they’ve seen on retail store shelves. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Restaurant wine sales should trend up this year, with customers ordering brands and labels they’ve seen on retail store shelves.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-add-name-brand-reds-your-wine-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-add-name-brand-reds-your-wine-list#comments Drink Trends Tue, 14 Apr 2015 19:38:00 +0000 42051 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock Trendinista: Mixologists raise the bar for cheap drinks http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-mixologists-raise-bar-cheap-drinks <div class="field-deck"> Craft cocktails are still hot, but ugraded Jello-shots and other popular drinks are benefiting from a mixologist’s mindset, too. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Craft cocktails are still hot, but budget-minded bar patrons also crave low-end libations made with a mixologist’s mindset.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-mixologists-raise-bar-cheap-drinks" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-mixologists-raise-bar-cheap-drinks#comments Drink Trends Fri, 03 Apr 2015 14:00:00 +0000 41861 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Menu Moves: Restaurant chains get crafty with beer http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-restaurant-chains-get-crafty-beer <div class="field-deck"> Chain restaurants are taking a page from your playbook: partnering with local microbreweries to bring that local vibe into the bar. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Chain restaurants are taking a page from your playbook: partnering with local microbreweries to bring that local vibe into the bar.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-restaurant-chains-get-crafty-beer" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/menu-moves-restaurant-chains-get-crafty-beer#comments Drink Trends Consumer Trends Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:31:00 +0000 41791 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">Smokey</span><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">&nbsp;Bones&nbsp;brings in local craft beers so each location has a different beer menu.</span></p> Smokey Bones Bar and Fire Grill Trendinista: 30 ways to toast the end of the 'Mad Men' era http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-30-ways-toast-end-mad-men-era <div class="node-body gallery-body">Mad Men is about to end its popular run. Is your bar well-stocked?</div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-30-ways-toast-end-mad-men-era" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/trendinista-30-ways-toast-end-mad-men-era#comments Drink Trends Mon, 23 Mar 2015 14:00:00 +0000 41421 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Your chance to mix a $5,000 drink http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/your-chance-mix-5000-drink <div class="field-deck"> Regional cocktail competitions are taking place throughout March and winners will fly to the NRA Show in Chicago for a chance to win $5,000. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Regional cocktail competitions are taking place throughout March and winners will fly to the NRA show in Chicago for a chance to win $5,000.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/your-chance-mix-5000-drink" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://restaurant-hospitality.com/drink-trends/your-chance-mix-5000-drink#comments Drink Trends Mon, 09 Mar 2015 19:59:00 +0000 41101 at http://restaurant-hospitality.com Thinkstock